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About Us

Last Updated: 2/10/2021 7:35 PM

Our Mission
The Mission of the State Support Team Region 16 is to build the capacity of local and related education agencies to engage in systemic and sustainable improvement that impacts educational outcomes for students.


We're located in the Athens Meigs Educational Service Center at 21 Birge Dr, Chauncey, OH 45719


What is the State Support Team?
As a part of the Statewide System of Support, the State Support Team collaborates with schools, families and regional partners through a continuous improvement process to ensure each child in Ohio has access to a high-quality education. We focus on leadership and team development, and inclusive instruction practices to assist districts and schools in improving outcomes for each child.  ODE's SST Resources



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meet our staff

Angie Gibbs, Director
Rachel Wakefield, Consultant
Malinda Johnston, Consultant
Lisa Arthur, Consultant
Kim Miller, Consultant
Nancy Ruth, Consultant
Robin Phillips, Consultant
Keith McCarroll, Consultant
Deborah Monnin, Consultant
Brad Clay, Consultant
Ron Sines, Consultant

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